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Looking s. towards Gibralter Point, showing firing of salute. Open in full size

Looking s. towards Gibralter Point, showing firing of salute.

Looking s. towards Gibralter Point, showing firing of salute.

Notes

Inscribed l.c.: York.; inscribed u.l. (to identify): Gibralter P[oint].
Salutes were fired to commemorate the victory of the Duke of York in the siege of Famars, and the re-naming of Toronto as York, on 24th & 27th August 1793. TEC 3

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Water colour

Extent

133 x 230 mm

Call Number / Accession Number

934-1-2 Cab II